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Monthly Archives: August 2012

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Market Update – Week 35

Y.CO is delighted to announce its appointment as worldwide central agent for the beautiful 43.6m Benetti Vision, motor yacht Larisa.  Built by the famous Italian shipyard Benetti in 2006, Larisa is one of the best examples of its signature model, … Read More

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Monaco Yacht Show 2012

The Most Prestigious Yachting Event of the Year – from the 19th to the 22nd of September 2012 Every Year, Monaco plays host to the most prestigious yachting event of the year, the Monaco Yacht Show. This 4 day event … Read More

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Top Ten Unexpected Winter Yachting Destinations… #1 : Goa

Over the next ten weeks, Y.CO will introduce the top ten off-the-beaten-track destinations for luxury yachting this winter.  These amazing places are for travellers seeking new experiences, educational family breaks or a true escape from the crowds.  And, however rustic … Read More

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Superyacht Octopus volunteers for Royal Navy Salvage Operation

The behemoth 126m superyacht Octupus is best known as one of the largest, most extravagant superyachts in the world.  However today Octopus will take her place in history as philanthropist owner Paul Allen volunteers use of the yacht, crew and … Read More

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Postcard from… Cannes-Mandelieu Airport

Over the summer season, travel journalist Tristan Rutherford sends Y.CO a postcard each weekend as he travels around Europe’s top superyacht destinations. Cannes-Mandelieu Airport, 25 August 2012 If a Dassault Falcon is the BMW of private aviation, the Gulfstream G650 … Read More

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Market Update – Week 34

New to the market is the stunning Icon yacht – MAIDELLE Currently in the final building stages at Icon yachts in Holland she is the latest offering from the Dutch yard that will be sure to follow the success of … Read More

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Food Glorious Food – Superyacht Oasis

This month we hear from Sarah McLoughlin, head chef on board luxury motor yacht Oasis.  Coming from a family of chefs, I started out in a kitchen at age 14 under the influence of my father, then a head chef in a busy … Read More

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Hanuman to compete in Newport Bucket Regatta

The Newport Bucket Regatta is a congenial, invitational regatta set in the Corinthian spirit. The regatta is open to yachts over 90’ LOA, unless invited under the ‘Grandfather Clause’.  This is a fun regatta with the concept of ‘safe sailing’ … Read More